Dominica Geothermal Development Company Limited
Registered in December 2016, the DGDC Ltd. is a special purpose vehicle established by the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica to lead all activities relating to geothermal exploration in Dominica.
Wholly Owned By
The Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica is the sole shareholder.
We Are Dynamic
Providing cheaper electricity through responsible Geothermal exploitation
A Conscientious Implementing Agency That is Respectful of its Partners
THE NUMBERS AT DGDC
Some Facts & Figures
When complete, the Project will provide a stable source of electricity
for the island and reduce the overall reliance on diesel generation.
HomesPowered by Clean Geothermal Energy Sources
kilowattsThe Production Capacity of Geothermal Power Plant
MonthsThe Project's Anticipated Construction Timescale
$ MillionGovernment's Investment Commitment to the Project
Understanding The Impact of Geothermal on Dominica
Environmental Indicators, Social factors will impact on the construction
and operation of the Dominica Geothermal Project
Environmental & Social Impact Assessment
The ESIA has been prepared, in accordance with local legislation and international lending institution safeguards, to assess the environmental and social impacts
Non-Technical Summary (NTS)
This NTS provides an overview, in plain language, of the main findings of the ESIA prepared for the construction and operation of the Dominica Geothermal Project (7MW Power Plant).
Abbreviated Resettlement Action Plan
The ARAP has been developed based on the results of the census survey conducted by DGDC of potentially affected landowners at the power plant and along the reinjection line route.
ESIA's Technical Appendices
This document describes the process of constructing, operating and decommissioning the Dominica Geothermal Project in order to inform the ESIA to be undertaken prior to construction of the Geothermal Power Plant
Latest News, Blogs & Updates
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